Music Scholarships

All University of Mount Olive students are eligible for music scholarships including non-music majors.

University of Mount Olive Music Talent Awards

  • Amount of award determined by music faculty based on audition
  • Student must audition for one or more UMO music ensembles
  • Award dependent on the need of the ensemble
  • Student must demonstrate basic musicianship skills
  • Student required to commit to all ensemble activities

Charles and Margenette A. Hinnant Music Scholarship

  • Up to $3,000 renewable annually up to four years
  • Demonstrate outstanding talent, academic ability, and good character
  • Audition
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Maintain a 3.0 GPA in music courses overall

Ensemble Scholarships

Chamber Choir – up to $2,750 renewable annually up to four years
Concert Choir – up to $1,000 renewable annually up to four years
Chamber Ensemble – up to $1,000 renewable annually up to four years

  • Must be a full-time student
  • Audition
  • Register for appropriate ensemble course
  • Take an applied course each semester

Warren Vocal Scholarship

  • $500 per year
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Maintain a 2.5 GPA in music courses overall

McRae Trumpet Scholarship

  • $500 per year
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Maintain a 2.5 GPA in music courses overall

Warren Instrumental Scholarship

  • $200 per year
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Maintain a 2.5 GPA in music courses overall